The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 94 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing ABAP 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 1.83% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £456 £415
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £50.55
ABAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
495 492 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.22% 34.77% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 316 253
Average daily rate £420 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 26
Average hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +112.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.60 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.40 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weybridge - 2 £300 -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Automotive
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (28.57%) SAP CRM
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) SAP MM
4 2 (28.57%) EAM
4 2 (28.57%) SAP BSP
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) LSMW
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Security
5 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (14.29%) VMS
5 1 (14.29%) SAP SD

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP CRM
1 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
1 2 (28.57%) SAP MM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LSMW
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SAP CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SAP WM Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BSP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) EAM
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP